Mar 30, 2017  Week: 13
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Brazilian Fireworks Maracas

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Scientific Name : Porphyrocoma pholiana

Common Name : Brazilian Fireworks Maracas

Blooming Season : Late Spring, Summer, Late Summer

Plant Habit : Mounded, Upright

Spacing : 8 - 12" (20 - 30cm)

Height : 6 - 8" (15 - 20cm)

Width : 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)

Exposure : Shade

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Plug crop time: 5 to 6 weeks
Transplant to finish: 7 to 8 weeks
Supplied as raw seed. 

  • Heat-loving tropical shade plant performs well as a bedding plant, groundcover or in containers. 
  • Best grown warm in production. 
  • PGRs will enhance silver variegation in the foliage and encourage earlier flowering.